Do animals have feelings? Read about famous animals who have displayed human like emotions. Create expressive “pet portr
Tie together shaped poetry with watercolor animal sketches to create a cohesive artistic expression with a very silly si
Antony and Cleopatra have been the subject of a tale fraught with drama for many years. Cleopatra was always depicted we
Our vocabulary and lives are filled with words, sayings and things from other countries. They have become part of our ev
Students extend the story in the book Extra Yarn by placing themselves into the storyline.
Create a deck of cards using historical people as subjects. Along with the name of the person include fun facts. The car
Students use their knowledge of geometry to skate the Polar Regions with the Arctic animals!
Explore Martin Jenkin’s book, Chameleons Are Cool, and find out why chameleons change color. Then create your own chamel
Count the swinging, roaring and munching animals in this wild haiku zoo – and then count the syllables too!
Customs and traditions connect cultures, peoples and families. This art piece celebrates the connective fibers of our fa
In the cold and ice George Washington and his troops crossed the Delaware River in 1776 in Durham boats to surprise the
Charles Darwin was a naturalist and geologist best known for his evolutionary theories. While visiting the Galapagos Isl
Students can create anything 2-dimensional on a Crayola® Dry-Erase Board. Take a digital image and upload to a class dro
Taking art outdoors, this lesson explores shadows and light through contour figure drawings. Students will have fun imag
Inspire discussion of basic human needs and world peace with this mobile design project. Integrate social studies, langu
After enjoying the book “Smelly Socks” by R. Munsch with the class, discuss the biographical information that can be gat
This Science + Art activity has students incorporating fact-based drawings while using their color illustrations to find
In 2016, at the US Embassy in Beijing, China, a special sculpture will be installed. Invite students to create a mini ve
Relax reluctant artists who feel drawings must look like photographs with this exercise in blind line drawing.
Create an aquatic scene on glass waving through the sea life with alliteration.
My Blue is Happy by Jessica Young is a delightful book about colors for children young and old. It explores the concepts
Ed Ruscha is an American pop-artist and one of the many artists supported by FAPE (Foundation for Art and Preservation i
George Washington did have false teeth, but were they made of wood? Find out what they were made of and create a poster
Watch interest in trees and ecology grow as students create a forest of 3-D trees representing multiple species.